Straw Bear Straw Bear (Strawboer) Day is an old English tradition held on the of January in small area of the Fenland on the borders of Huntingdonshire and Cambridgeshire. It is believed to be traditional start of agricultural year in England.
Wilder Mann by Charles Freger - Costumes of Still-Practiced Pagan Rituals of Europe
freaky , odd , curious surreal and fun performance art photography French photographer Charles Fréger has been traveling throughout 19 European countries and trying to capture the spirit of what he calls “tribal Europe” in his “Wilder Mann” series
The central and eastern Alps of Europe are rich in folklore traditions dating back to . Originally, the word Perchten (plural of Perchta) referred to the female masks representing the entourage of an ancient goddess, Frau Perchta, or Pehta Baba